What About Genre, What About Horror? — Peter Straub on gene. (Nicked from
The Schilovski Gyrocar — A truly odd bit of automotive history. (Thanks to
A Russian ekranoplan rotting — x planes with a striking bit of aviation decay. Plus ekranoplans rock the weird.
Scott and Scurvy — Fascinating essay about medicine, science and misconceived theories. (Via
How to Build a Superluminal Computer — This article manages to be simultaneously fascinating and annoyingly vague. Also, isn’t it “supraluminal”?
More church sign lunacy — Ah, Christianism. Wonder what color the sky is in their world?
Fox’s Beck not tickled pink by Massa confession — Hahahahah.
Family Feud Politics — Slacktivist nails the “party of no” strategy of the GOP with a simple metaphor.
Updating Our Political Dictionaries — Got to account for the justly famed principled consistency of Republicans somehow.
?otD: Have you received your fair share of abuse?
Writing time yesterday: 2 hours, 45 minutes
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 4.0 (iffy, grr)
This morning’s weigh-in: 232.8
Yesterday’s chemo stress index: 2/10
Currently reading: [between books]